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Jeremy Lin Wishes Kobe Would Let Him Shoot A Game-Winner

Jeremy Lin Wishes Kobe Would Let Him Shoot A Game-Winner

deadspin.com Updated Dec 20 (yesterday)
On Friday, the Los Angeles Hindenburgs Lakers actually hung tight with a Kevin Durant-less Oklahoma City Thunder squad. Down 104-103 in the waning seconds, the Lakers were cued up for a Kobe Bryant game-winning shot attempt. Despite getting a solid look…
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  • Lakers' Young: OKC's Adams 'sneaky, dirty'

    Lakers' Young: OKC's Adams 'sneaky, dirty'

    ESPN.com Dec 20 (yesterday)
    Lakers guard Nick Young called Steven Adams a "sneaky, dirty player" after an on-court scuffle with the Oklahoma City center led to Young's ejection during the Thunder's 104-103 win Friday night.
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  • Thunder squeak past ice-cold Kobe, Lakers

    Thunder squeak past ice-cold Kobe, Lakers

    ESPN.com Dec 20 (yesterday)
    Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and hit a key jumper with 38 seconds left, and the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame the absence of NBA MVP Kevin Durant for a 104-103 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.
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  • MVP Durant sits out vs Lakers with sprain

    MVP Durant sits out vs Lakers with sprain

    nba.com dimemag.com ESPN.com yahoo.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    Kevin Durant sat out of the Oklahoma City Thunder's game against the Lakers on Friday night to rest his sprained right ankle.
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  • Eastern Conference Basketball Can Eat My Butt

    Eastern Conference Basketball Can Eat My Butt

    deadspin.com Dec 19 (2 days ago)
    The first half of last night's game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors was the most entertaining stretch of basketball I've watched all season. It began with Kevin Durant raining fire on everyone's head, going 10-of-13 from the …
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  • Curry rallies Warriors to win over Thunder

    Curry rallies Warriors to win over Thunder

    ESPN.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)
    Stephen Curry had 34 points and nine assists, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from an early 17-point deficit to beat Oklahoma City 114-109 on Thursday night after Thunder star Kevin Durant left with a sprained right ankle.
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  • Watch Steph Curry Drill 3-Pointer After Getting Hand-Off From A…

    Watch Steph Curry Drill 3-Pointer After Getting Hand-Off From Andre Iguodala

    dimemag.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)
    Do you like football? Us neither – compared to hoops, at least. But it’s still fun to see aspects of our two most popular games cross over. Watch Steph Curry drill an insanely difficult three-pointer after getting a hand-off from Andre Iguodala. Holy he…
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  • GIF: Serge Ibaka Gets Beautiful Block Of Harrison Barnes’ Dunk

    GIF: Serge Ibaka Gets Beautiful Block Of Harrison Barnes’ Dunk

    dimemag.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)
    The Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors combined for 72 points in the first quarter of tonight’s headlining matchup. Kevin Durant was red hot from beyond the arc, Stephen Curry was splashing and dishing, and Russell Westbrook was attacking w…
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  • Russell Westbrook Says He’s Trying To Be “Best Defensive Player…

    Russell Westbrook Says He’s Trying To Be “Best Defensive Player” In NBA

    dimemag.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)
    The incredible raw stats don’t even do Russell Westbrook’s performance justice. The three-time All-NBA Second Team honoree is averaging 26.4 points, 5.8 rebounds, 6.8 assists per game this season – and doing it in a mind-bending 29.6 minutes a night. Pr…
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  • Warriors' Bogut (knee) sidelined vs. Thunder

    Warriors' Bogut (knee) sidelined vs. Thunder

    nba.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut's troublesome right knee will keep him out against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night.
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  • Watch Kevin Durant Become Second Youngest Player To Reach 15,00…

    Watch Kevin Durant Become Second Youngest Player To Reach 15,000 Points

    dimemag.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    Before the Oklahoma City Thunder battled the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night, reigning MVP Kevin Durant sat down with USA Today to praise former Team USA teammate Kobe Bryant’s work ethic and dedication to his craft after Mamba passed Michael Jordan f…
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  • GIF: Russell Westbrook Destroys Rim On Tomahawk Jam, Then…Raise…

    GIF: Russell Westbrook Destroys Rim On Tomahawk Jam, Then…Raises The Roof?

    dimemag.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    If we had to make a list of the most entertaining NBA players to watch right now, Russell Westbrook would be at, or near, the top. The Thunder point guard is also playing out of his mind since returning from a hand injury that kept him out of 15 games e…
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  • Kings honor Peja Stojakovic with jersey retirement ceremony

    Kings honor Peja Stojakovic with jersey retirement ceremony

    yahoo.com Dec 17 (5 days ago)
    It has been a controversial week for the Sacramento Kings, but Tuesday night served as an opportunity for celebration. At halftime of the team's home game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, the franchise honored three-time All-Star Peja Stojakovic, the …
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  • Westbrook, KD go for 51 in sixth straight win

    Westbrook, KD go for 51 in sixth straight win

    ESPN.com Dec 14 (7 days ago)
    Russell Westbrook had 28 points, eight assists and eight rebounds, Kevin Durant added 23 points and eight rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder won its sixth straight game by beating the Phoenix Suns 112-88 on Sunday night.
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  • Kings' Gay, OKC's Perkins exchange barbs

    Kings' Gay, OKC's Perkins exchange barbs

    ESPN.com dimemag.com Dec 14 (7 days ago)
    Kendrick Perkins fired back at Kings forward Rudy Gay, who had called the Thunder center a "clown" on Saturday, and said he'd rather be a clown than a virus.
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  • GIF: LeBron James Goes Backdoor For Huge Dunk Off Two Feet

    GIF: LeBron James Goes Backdoor For Huge Dunk Off Two Feet

    dimemag.com Dec 12
    LeBron James is almost 30 years-old. He missed last night’s game against Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder with nagging knee pain. And he’s been hearing all year long how Anthony Davis has been the league’s best player. Yeah, we’re not surprise…
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  • Kevin Durant To Jeremy Lamb: “Give Me The F******* Ball!”

    Kevin Durant To Jeremy Lamb: “Give Me The F******* Ball!”

    dimemag.com Dec 12
    Matthew Dellavedova is a dogged defender, but he’s no match for Kevin Durant. Apparently Jeremy Lamb thinks otherwise. As the 6-11 Durant was being checked by the 6-4 Dellavedova in the post during the Oklahoma City Thunder’s victory over the Cleveland …
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  • Brooks: Russell Westbrook “Plays At Another Level Than Any Othe…

    Brooks: Russell Westbrook “Plays At Another Level Than Any Other PG”

    dimemag.com Dec 12
    We voted for Stephen Curry, Kyle Lowry, and John Wall on the rough draft of our All-Star ballot. It speaks to the incredible wealth of point guard talent overall and this season especially that we chose three for just four available backcourt spots, but…
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  • Kevin Durant Says It “Would’ve Been Cool” To Go Against LeBron

    Kevin Durant Says It “Would’ve Been Cool” To Go Against LeBron

    dimemag.com Dec 12
    The public didn’t get to see a LeBron James – Kevin Durant head-to-head battle last night, which we’re guessing TNT was planning when they put the Cavs-Thunder game on their schedule. Instead, with James resting his knee, it became a Kyrie Irving and Ru…
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  • Video - Swaggy P Ejected From Game 00:54

    Swaggy P Ejected From Game

    Dec 19
    Lakers forward Nick Young got into a scuffle with Thunder center Steven Adams and was ejected for a flagrant foul.
  • Video - Durant After Spraining His Ankle 00:26

    Durant After Spraining His Ankle

    Dec 18
    Kevin Durant addresses the media after spraining his right ankle in the Thunder's loss to the Warriors.
  • Video - Durant Sprains Ankle In Thunder's Loss 02:15

    Durant Sprains Ankle In Thunder's Loss

    Dec 18
    Highlight Of The Night: Kevin Durant sprained his right ankle in the second quarter and didn't return as Stephen Curry scored 34 points to lead the Warriors to a 114-109 win over the Thunder.
  • Video - Thunder Sending A Message 01:22

    Thunder Sending A Message

    Dec 17
    Tim Legler discusses the Thunder's seven-game winning streak and where the team belongs in the Western Conference.

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